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Pav·lov

 (păv′lôf′, -lôv′, päv′ləf), Ivan Petrovich 1849-1936.
Russian physiologist who is best known for discovering the conditioned response. He won a 1904 Nobel Prize for research on the nature of digestion.

Pav·lo′vi·an (păv-lō′vē-ən, -lô′-) adj.

Pavlov

(ˈpævlɒv; Russian ˈpavləf)
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(Biography) Ivan Petrovich (iˈvan pɪˈtrɔvitʃ). 1849–1936, Russian physiologist. His study of conditioned reflexes in dogs influenced behaviourism. He also made important contributions to the study of digestion: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1904

Pav•lov

(ˈpæv lɒf, -lɔf)

n.
Ivan Petrovich, 1849–1936, Russian physiologist.
Pav•lov′i•an (-ˈloʊ vi ən, -ˈlɔ-) adj.
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Down the road from the scene of Celtic's 3-0 scudding by Zenit the other night was where Ivan Pavlov came up with his theory about knee-jerk reactions.
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This research would earn Pavlov the 1904 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine and eventually turn his name into a symbol of rational control of the human psyche.
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not to build a nuclear repository near shared, significant watersheds," Pavlov said.